The cheapest trains from London to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Oct 17

Cheapest

$86

Average

$110

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Sheffield will cost around $ 110 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 86.

Cheapest
10:49AMLondon Kings Cross2h19 01:08PMSheffield
1 changes
$861One-way
09:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h21 11:51AMSheffield
1 changes
$941One-way
10:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h18 12:48PMSheffield
1 changes
$941One-way
12:30PMLondon Kings Cross2h18 02:48PMSheffield
1 changes
$941One-way
11:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h18 01:48PMSheffield
1 changes
$941One-way

Timetable London to Sheffield

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sun, Oct 17
09:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h21 11:51AMSheffield
0 changes
09:30AMLondon St Pancras2h54 12:24PMSheffield
0 changes
10:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h18 12:48PMSheffield
0 changes
10:32AMLondon St Pancras2h55 01:27PMSheffield
0 changes
10:49AMLondon Kings Cross2h19 01:08PMSheffield
0 changes
11:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h18 01:48PMSheffield
0 changes
11:50AMLondon Kings Cross2h18 02:08PMSheffield
0 changes
12:02PMLondon St Pancras2h25 02:27PMSheffield
0 changes
12:30PMLondon Kings Cross2h18 02:48PMSheffield
0 changes

This is the last train of the day.

Find all the dates and times for this journey

COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sat
Oct 16
Find prices
$8Flixbus
$124British Airways
Sun
Oct 17
$86First Hull Trains
$11Flixbus
$91British Airways
Mon
Oct 18
$87
$8Flixbus
$201British Airways
Tue
Oct 19
$76
$5Flixbus
$295British Airways
Wed
Oct 20
$76
$5Flixbus
$278British Airways
Thu
Oct 21
$47
$4Flixbus
Find prices
Fri
Oct 22
$54London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$209British Airways
Sat
Oct 23
$63London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$74British Airways
Sun
Oct 24
Find prices
$14Megabus
Find prices
Mon
Oct 25
$56
$11Flixbus
$88British Airways
Tue
Oct 26
$47
$8Flixbus
$163British Airways
Wed
Oct 27
$47
$8Flixbus
$137British Airways
Thu
Oct 28
Find prices
$9National Express
Find prices
Fri
Oct 29
$54London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$76British Airways
Sat
Oct 30
$54London North Eastern Railway
$8Flixbus
$102British Airways
Sun
Oct 31
$56
$8Flixbus
$74British Airways
Mon
Nov 1
$47
$5Flixbus
$106British Airways
Tue
Nov 2
$41
$5Flixbus
$96British Airways
Wed
Nov 3
$34
$5Flixbus
$80British Airways
Thu
Nov 4
$41
$5Flixbus
$91British Airways
Fri
Nov 5
$41
$4Flixbus
$76British Airways

The fastest trains from London to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Oct 17

Fastest Journey

2 h 18 m

Average

2 h 27 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

227 km

Of the 9 trains that leave London for Sheffield every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 227 km distance in an average of 2 h 27 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 18 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 55 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h18 12:48PMSheffield
1 changes
$941One-way
Fastest
12:30PMLondon Kings Cross2h18 02:48PMSheffield
1 changes
$941One-way
Fastest
11:50AMLondon Kings Cross2h18 02:08PMSheffield
1 changes
$1551One-way
Fastest
11:30AMLondon Kings Cross2h18 01:48PMSheffield
1 changes
$941One-way
10:49AMLondon Kings Cross2h19 01:08PMSheffield
1 changes
$861One-way

These companies trust us. We sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn
Renfe
Italo
Frecciarossa

Train Information from London to Sheffield

distanceDistance141 miles (227 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price$79 (€64)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Trains, London North Eastern Railway, Grand Central Trains or First Hull Trains

Trains from London to Sheffield cover the 141 miles (227 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 1 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, London North Eastern Railway, Grand Central Trains or First Hull Trains. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $79 (€64), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $47 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Sheffield.

Trains from London to Sheffield

Whether traveling for business or pleasure, frequent trains depart from the British capital headed for the south Yorkshire city numerous times a day. Passengers will find services available from a choice of central London stations, with all services terminating at Sheffield train station. Both direct and indirect services are readily available; in some cases, an indirect option is faster than a direct one. The fastest advertised journey time comes in at just shy of two hours.

Which train companies travel from London to Sheffield?

Numerous train providers operate across the London to Sheffield route. East Midlands Trains, West Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway (LNER), and First Hull Trains all offers trains from London to Sheffield. East Midlands runs the only service offering direct trains, with all other companies' routes requiring just one change en route. Indirect services, however, are still very quick and convenient, making indirect travel a viable option.

How long is the train from London to Sheffield?

When traveling direct with East Midlands Railway, passengers can expect the journey to last between two hours and two hours 15 minutes. Travel time for indirect options varies depending on wait times at transfer stations. The fastest indirect options take just two hours 15 minutes, matching direct train times.

How many trains are there from London to Sheffield?

There are frequent departures per hour from London to Sheffield. There is usually one direct departure per hour from East Midlands Trains, raising to two during peak travel time. Including indirect options, passengers can expect up to four departures per hour running from the early morning to late evening. Passengers will rarely wait long for their train from London to Sheffield.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Sheffield?

Departure train station: Passengers have a choice of London stations. Trains depart from London Euston, London Sure thing Pancras, and London Kings Cross. All stations are sitauted in North London, within walking distance of each other. All three have great links to London Underground lines and numerous bus routes. St Pancras provides links to Eurostar services.

Arrival train station: All trains from London to Sheffield terminate at Sheffield station, the busiest station in South Yorkshire. The station is a shared tram and railway station, providing great links to the rest of the city including the universities. It is very centrally located, with many tourist attractions just a short walk away.

Travel Tips

Trains from London to Sheffield
Travel by train to Sheffield easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Sheffield.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Sheffield from London cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from London to Sheffield for the next 7 days starting from $47 (€38)  one way.
How much is the train to Sheffield from London on average?
The London to Sheffield train ticket price is on average $79 (€64)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is London to Sheffield by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from London to Sheffield by train to be approximately 141 miles (227 km).
How long is a train between London and Sheffield on average?
While the time it takes to travel 141 miles (227 km) from London to Sheffield can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the London to Sheffield train journey time is on average 2 h 1 min.
What is the departure train station in London and arrival train station in Sheffield?

Omio customers book a train from London Victoria   to Sheffield   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the London train station to Sheffield? Where is the Sheffield train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of London.

The most popular arrival train station, Sheffield, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Sheffield.

Which train companies should I travel with from London to Sheffield?
When taking a train from London to Sheffield, you can count on East Midlands Trains, London North Eastern Railway, Grand Central Trains or First Hull Trains for the best way to get you to Sheffield. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Sheffield from London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Are there any nonstop train services from London to Sheffield?
Yes, there are 16 direct trains per day from London to Sheffield, and you can find a direct train for this journey with   on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
How many train services per day are there between London and Sheffield?
The average number of trains departing London for Sheffield is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from London to Sheffield? When does the last train depart from London to Sheffield?
The first London to Sheffield train departs at 7: 32 AM   and the last train from London to Sheffield leaves at 10: 30 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from London to Sheffield on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I buy train tickets to Sheffield from London to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from London to Sheffield is on average $79 (€64) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Sheffield from London available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Sheffield
The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your journey between London and Sheffield.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Connections to/from station
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
44401
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 326, 139
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar